By Hub City Times staff
MARSHFIELD — Dale Christianson of Merrill is the new executive director of the Central Wisconsin State Fair. The fair’s board of directors voted May 22 to hire Christianson to replace outgoing Executive Director Adam Fischer, who resigned from that post a few weeks ago.
Christianson is a past member of the fair board and past board president for the Wisconsin Association of Fairs. He will assume his new job duties in Marshfield on June 1.
Also May 22, the fair board officially accepted Fischer’s resignation along with the resignations of board members Kathy Banks and Carol Kerper, who is also a past manager of the fair.
The fair board additionally voted in a new executive board, consisting of Jeff Hartman as board president, Jeremy Carolfi as vice president, Sarah Schmitt as secretary, and Andy Keogh as treasurer.